Clubs and Organizations: Business/Professional

From marketing plans to market analysis, choose from more than a dozen Pace students clubs and orgs that are getting down to business.


Accounting Society (PLV): AA stress management, KPMG interview workshop, presentations, and other activities. For more information, e-mail (OrgSync)

(NYC): committed to advancing the finance and accounting professions in the Asian and Pacific Islander communities. (OrgSyncFacebook)

Association of Latin Professionals in Finance & Accounting (ALPFA) (NYC and PLV): brings visibility and opportunities to Latino professionals in Accounting, Finance and other related fields. The Pace chapter of the Association of Latino Professionals in Finance and Accounting (ALPFA) ranked first in the Northeast Region at last year’s KPMG accounting case competition, held last in Orlando, Florida. For more information about the chapter and its activities, e-mail (OrgSync NYC | OrgSync PLVFacebook)

Beta Alpha Psi (NYC): the national honors fraternity for financial information professionals. Lubin’s Iota Lambda chapter of Beta Alpha Psi placed first in collaboration, second in leadership, and third in strategic planning at the 2014 Regional Best Practices Competition and was awarded a Gold Chapter Award for 2013. For more information about the chapter and its activities, e-mail (OrgSyncFacebook | Twitter)

Hospitality and Tourism Association (HATA) (NYC): provides opportunities for Hospitality and Tourism Management students to gain value-added educational experience beyond their course work, helping them to become future business leaders and entrepreneurs. HATA strives to enhance interaction among the Pace student body and faculty as well as with local, state, and national businesses and communities through intellectual and social programs on and off campus. For more information, e-mail (OrgSync | Facebook)

INFORMS (The Institute for Operations Research and the Management Sciences) (NYC): a 12,000 member society representing professionals in the fields of operations research and the management sciences. For more information, e-mail

Institution for Management Accountants (IMA) (NYC): the worldwide association for accountants and financial professionals working in business. Pace’s IMA chapter connects students to professionals through exclusive networking events once every month and conference programs include prominent speakers, CPE-qualified educational sessions, workshops, and valuable networking opportunities. (OrgSync)

Interactive and Direct Marketing Lab (IDM) (NYC and PLV): functions as a student-run direct marketing agency. Students at the NYC and PLV campuses can earn credit for their work in the IDM Lab or can work as volunteers to gain experience. For more information, please contact

Lubin Business Association (LBA) (PLV): serves as a business resource for Pace students focusing on management, marketing, and finance. For more information, e-mail (OrgSyncFacebook)

Lubin Graduate Marketing Association (LGMA) (NYC): The Lubin School of Business’ new graduate marketing club. (OrgSync | Facebook)

Lubin Graduate Society (LGS) (NYC): provides a forum that promotes learning leadership; fosters career advancement and professional equality; invokes innovation, diversity, and creativity; and builds friendships, networks, and togetherness among graduate students. For more information, e-mail (Facebook)

National Association of Black Accountants (NABA) (NYC): builds leaders that shape the future of the accounting and finance profession. NABA openly welcomes students of all nationalities and majors. For more information, e-mail (OrgSync)

Pace Advertising Club (NYC and PLV): Operating like an advertising agency, the Pace Ad Teams help students develop the skills of problem analysis, creative design of media materials, and effective presentation to a professional jury.  At the 2012 American Advertising Federation’s (AAF) National Student Advertising Competition (NSAC), known as the “Olympics of Advertising”, the NYC Advertising Team placed third in a field of eight teams. For more information about the NYC Ad Team and its activities, visit or e-mail For more information about the PLV Ad Team and its activities, e-mail (OrgSync NYC)

Pace Finance Club (NYC): promotes and strengthens student awareness of the financial markets, investment and analysis, and portfolio management, while keeping its members alert of the various career opportunities available through our continuously expanding network.

Pace Hedge Fund Club (NYC): provides students with a simulated experience of working at a money management firm. On top of networking and connecting with professional money managers, the club will run a paper trading account and continuously submit investment write ups online. (OrgSync)

Pace Investment Club (NYC): helps students interested in investments (regardless of their previous knowledge or investment experience) strengthen their understanding of how to invest for one’s future. Students will learn to analyze stocks in particular sectors, participate in a virtual stock exchange, hear from speakers, participate in debates, and more! (Facebook)

Pace University Economics Society (NYC): Are you interested in economics? Do you want to know more then your classes offer? Have you been looking for ways to reach out to Pace alumni to see what life is like after graduation? The Economics Society wants to make all this possible and more. (OrgSync)

Pace University Marketing Association (PUMA) (NYC and PLV): a collegiate organization of students who are interested in the field of marketing. PUMA provides students with the opportunity, education, and experience to differentiate themselves from the competition. At the 2013 American Marketing Association International Collegiate Conference in New Orleans, Pace students represented the New York City and Pleasantville chapters of the Pace University Marketing Association (PUMA). The teams competed against many schools from across the country, winning a total of three awards. The New York chapter won the Regional Conference Award and the award for Outstanding Chapter Planning. The Pleasantville chapter won the Outstanding Membership Award. For more information about the PUMA chapter and its activities, contact (NYC) or (PLV). (OrgSync NYC | Facebook)

Pace University Rotaract Club (NYC): focuses on the development of young adults as leaders in their communities and workplaces. Clubs around the world also take part in international service projects, in a global effort to bring peace and international understanding to the world. Affiliated with the Rotary Club of Wall Street New York, the Pace University Rotaract Chapter is involved in community service projects with the Wall Street club. (OrgSync)

Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM) (NYC): the world’s largest association devoted to human resource management. For more information, e-mail

Women in Corporate America (WICA) (NYC and PLV): dedicated to being future leaders of Corporate America by building inner strength, excelling professionally and academically, and helping fellow students succeed in the community. WICA creates a leadership environment, develops relationships among current members and alumni, hosts professional workshops, networks with external organizations, and is involved in community service.  (OrgSync NYC | OrgSync PLV)

For more information on professional organizations and for business-related honors societies, visit the Lubin website.